Freshwater Fly Fishing Holidays

All our current freshwater fishing holiday destinations are listed below.

Alaska fishing holidays: Experience fly fishing in total wilderness

Alaskan Fishing Lodge: Sapsuk camp

SAPSUK CAMP - ALEUTIAN RIVERS - NO FRILLS LODGING WITH OUTSTANDING KING SALMON FISHING New WhereWiseMenFish destination

Situated in the Aleutians on the very western tip of Alaska lies the Sapsuk River, also known as the Hoodoo! Straightforward comfortable and functional lodging keeps the cost of this package to a minimum however the river offers some simply outstanding fishing for fresh run King Salmon. With just 6 anglers this ultra remote fishing camp is a breath of fresh hair when compared to some of the busier Alaskan Rivers however above all it is the quality of the fly-fishing for the Chinook Salmon which really marks this lodge out from the others.

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Alaskan Fishing Lodge: Goodnews River Lodge

GOODNEWS RIVER LODGE–EXCEPTIONAL KING AND SILVER SALMON FISHING

Goodnews River Lodge is a tent based camp lodge that offers spectacular wilderness fishing. It has some of the best runs of both King and Silver salmon with excellent conditions for fly-anglers. Maybe more importantly it is the only fixed lodge on the river system which means there is no competition from other lodges chasing to find the best spots. The scope of the fishing means that you will never run out of options.

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Alaskan Fishing Lodge: Midnight Sun Adventures

TROPHY NORTHERN PIKE FISHING IN ALASKA

Alaska is famed for its majestic mountains, vast wilderness and huge Salmon runs which rightly draw anglers from the furthest corners of the world. Overlooked in the pursuit of the ‘King of Fish’ is the incredible fishing for Northern Pike. Western Alaska has no equal when it comes to Trophy Northern Pike with fish ranging from twenty to thirty-five pounds, many of which are more than forty inches. The occasional monster lurks weighing as much as forty pounds with lengths exceeding fifty-four inches!

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Alaskan Fishing Lodge: The Royal Coachman Lodge

SALMON FISHING: THE ROYAL COACHMAN LODGE

Located in the Bristol Bay region of western Alaska, the Royal Coachman Lodge is situated in the heart of the Wood-Tikchik Park on the banks of the Nuyakuk River. This Alaskan fishing lodge offers access to fish the largest salmon runs in the world. The sheer numbers of fish supported by this fishery is incredible.

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Alaskan Fishing Lodge: The Alaska West Lodge

KING SALMON FISHING: THE ALASKA WEST LODGE

The river has a tremendous run of Kings that come in from mid-June until the end of July. The fish are tide bright and sealiced and can be caught on traditional fly fishing methods. Also not to be overlooked is the fact that the river also has one of the best silver salmon runs along with superb rainbows and very strong runs of the other species.

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Alaskan Fishing Lodge: The Copper River Lodge

RAINBOW TROUT FISHING: THE COPPER RIVER LODGE

Located in a complete wilderness area, the Copper River Lodge is home to some of the best rainbow trout fishing in all of Alaska. This Alaskan fishing lodge is a cabin style building with a very cozy feel and the fishing is one of the last places in the world where you can do battle with wild rainbow trout that reach well over ten pounds.

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Argentina Fishing Holidays: sea trout and steelhead fishing at its best

Argentina Trout Fishing: Sea Trout fishing at the Las Buiteras Lodge

SEA TROUT FISHING: THE LAS BUITRERAS LODGE

Argentina’s famed sea trout waters are located in the southern tip of the country, which is regarded as the home to some of the best sea trout fishing in the world. Our lodge, the Las Buitreras, is located beside the beautiful Rio Gallegos River. Fishing with lightweight tackle, you will find the sea trout to be numerous and very aggressive.

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Argentina Trout Fishing: Rio Grande - Kau Tapen Lodge destination

SEA TROUT FISHING: RIO GRANDE - KAU TAPEN LODGE

Kau Tapen sets the standards of comfort for fishing lodges worldwide. It is as exclusive as any 5 star boutique hotel you are likely to find with every aspect of this lodge designed and tailored to ensure that this will be a holiday to remember. Huge open-faced wood burning stoves, deep sofas, crisp linen, deeply polished wooden floorboards, an all inclusive and comprehensive bar alongside an innovative and delicious Argentinean menu ensure the whole experience is second to none.

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Argentina Trout Fishing: Rio Grande - Villa Maria destination

SEA TROUT FISHING: RIO GRANDE - VILLA MARIA

The Rio Grande needs little by way of introduction with fish averaging 10 lbs in weight with specimens over 30 lbs caught each season. Villa Maria has offered small private groups exciting fishing on some of the most productive pools in the lower river since 1994.

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Argentina Trout Fishing: Rainbow Trout fishing at the Jurassic Lake

RAINBOW TROUT FISHING: JURASSIC LAKE

Jurassic Lake is a new trout fishing destination in the heart of Patagonia. It is a lake packed with monstrous rainbow trout feeding fat in a lake teeming in fresh-water shrimps. Over a period of seven hours, three fishermen landed 80 fish weighing between six and 20 lbs. Some of the fish were so large they can only be described as almost entirely oval in shape.

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Argentina Trout Fishing: Sea Trout fishing at the Las Buiteras Lodge

STEELHEAD FISHING: SANTA CRUZ - ESTANICIA SAN RAMON

Introduced in the 1900’s The Santa Cruz Steelhead disappeared for quite some time, lost in the vastness of this incredible glacial river. Once established however they have thrived and represent the only significant run of Steelhead on the eastern seaboard of the Americas and are virtually untouched by anglers. The recently reinstated fishing lodge at San Ramon estancia offers the best private water on the river. Affordable and remote but with great service from a dedicated team of experienced guides.

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Argentina Golden Dorado: Pira Lodge

GOLDEN DORADO: PIRA LODGE

Pira lodge, situated in the Corrientes region of Argentina, treats the angler to enviable levels of comfort whilst being positioned to provide fantastic access to some of the most exciting Golden Dorado fishing available. These fish are as powerful as they look and on a fly rod the action is spectacular..

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Bolivia fishing holidays

Bolivia Golden Dorado: Tsimane

DORADO FISHING AT TSIMANE IN THE BOLIVIAN AMAZON RAINFOREST

The fly-fishing at Tsimane combines the best and most exciting elements of all the great fly-fishing destinations around the world: Huge fish, clear-waters, wading, sight-fishing, remote wilderness, unique adventure, light fly gear, excellent accommodation, experienced guides. Anglers will experience all of this in a location few have ever fished or indeed would have the opportunity to visit.

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Brazil Fishing Holidays:Peacock Bass Fishing: fly fishing in a tropical rainforest

Peacock Bass Fishing: The Royal Amazon Lodge Brazil

PEACOCK BASS FISHING: THE AGUA BOA LODGE

The peacock bass fishery on the Agua Boa River is without doubt one of the best we have encountered. It is perfectly suited to flyfishing. The water is so clear, that most strikes are visible. The Agua Boa Lodge on the Agua Boa River is the Amazon’s first and only fly fishing peacock bass lodge.

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British Columbia Fishing Holidays: Set in beautiful untouched wilderness, is home to some of the most exciting steelhead and salmon fishing in North America.

Steelhead and salmon fishing in British Columbia: The Nicholas Dean Lodge

SALMON AND STEELHEAD FISHING: THE NICHOLAS DEAN LODGE

Nicholas Dean Lodge has access to over 50 of the best rivers and lakes in the Lower Skeena region and the near shore Pacific Ocean. Although guests will only be able to fish a fraction of the available water during a typical holiday, you will have unparalleled opportunities to fish in the style that you prefer, for the species that you wish to catch in the best available rivers to suit the local conditions.

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Steelhead fishing in British Columbia: The BC West Lodge

STEELHEAD FISHING: THE BC WEST LODGE

The Dean River is considered by many to be the premier Steelhead River in British Columbia. A medium sized river it is dwarfed by the towering backdrop of mountainous snow covered peaks from every perspective. To fish in these surroundings is simply awe-inspiring and the scale of the surroundings has to be experienced to be believed.

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Steelhead Fishing: The Suskeena Lodge British Columbia

STEELHEAD FISHING: THE SUSKEENA LODGE

The Suskeena Lodge is located on the Sustut River, a tributary of the famous Skeena River, located in Northern British Columbia. The Sustut is regarded as one of the finest steelhead rivers in British Columbia. The lodge building is a charming custom built log building with ample room to relax after your day of steelhead fishing.

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Steelhead Fishing: The Valhalla lodge British Columbia

STEELHEAD FISHING: THE VALHALLA LODGE

The Steelhead Valhalla Lodge is nestled in the trees along the banks of the Sustut River five miles upstream from the Sustut’s confluence with the Skeena River. The Skeena River System has been labeled the largest producing river for trophy steelhead in the world and the Sustut is the least fished of all the famous Skeena tributaries.

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Atlantic Salmon Rivers in East Canada

Canada Fly Fishing: more about Middle camp

MIDDLE CAMP - GRAND CASCAPEDIA New WhereWiseMenFish destination

The Grand Cascapedia is one of the most prestigious Atlantic Salmon rivers in the world certainly in Eastern Canada. Middle Camp is possibly the finest lodge on the river with access to some of the best private water available. WhereWiseMenFish has taken exclusive weeks over the course of the season.

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Canada Fly Fishing: more about Salmon lodge

SALMON LODGE – GRAND CASCAPEDIA

Salmon Lodge has roots that date back to the earliest days of the Grand Csacapedia. Fully refurbished in 2010 alongside the ‘best view on the Cascapedia’ it now offers exceptional levels of accommodation to go with access to the Grand Cascapedia, Petite Cascapedia and Bonaventure rivers.

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Canada Fly Fishing: more Camp Bonaventure

CAMP BONAVENTURE – BONAVENTURE RIVER

Camp Bonaventure on the lower section of the river has long been considered one of the most finely appointed fishing lodges in the Gaspe. Very comfortable, excellent service and guides and with prime water on the Bonaventure as well as access to the Petite and Grand Cascapedia this is a lodge to fulfill aspirations.

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Canada Fly Fishing: more about Camp Brûlé

CAMP BRÛLÉ – PETITE CASCAPEDIA

The Petite Cascapedia, whilst smaller than its sister river, the Grand Cascapedia boasts salmon every bit as large. Located between the Grand and the Bonaventure Camp Brûlé is a true anglers lodge. Full of history and serviced with the purposeful intent of a team of guides who want nothing other than to catch fish this is a great lodge to experience the Gaspe.

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Costa Rica Fishing Holidays

COSTA RICA - JUNGLE TARPON

Although more commonly associated with saltwater fishing Tarpon commonly migrate up freshwater systems and this is certainly true of the fishing in Costa Rica. Not just good numbers of Tarpon but exactly the same monster fish that can reach 200lbs and more make there way up the tributary waterways that feed the Rio Colorado. This is a Tarpon experience like no other. Surrounded by the sounds of the jungle and sometimes fishing in very close proximity to the fish you will literally come face to face with 'Jungle Tarpon'!

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Iceland Fishing Holidays: Atlantic Salmon Fishing

Icelandic rivers are world renown for both their superb runs of salmon and for their crystal clear waters. Salmon Rivers in Iceland are wide and varied in their attributes but most offer a variety of fishing conditions ranging from relatively flat meandering flood plains to fast flowing stretches of river cut into deep gorges interspersed by stunning waterfalls. Easily accessible from the UK and Europe as well as having direct flights from the USA short 3 day or weekend breaks are easily scheduled.

ICELAND-GENERAL SALMON FISHING INFORMATION

General information on salmon fishing in Iceland: The rivers and environment, accommodation, fishing guides, seasons, fishing hours and general travel information

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Grimsa salmon river

RIVER GRIMSA

The 'Queen' of Icelandic Salmon rivers. A beautiful and prolific Atlantic Salmon river on the West coast of Iceland within easy reach of Reykjavik or Keflavik International airport. The Grimsa sits amongst the Top 10 Icelandic salmon rivers with a reliable and strong run of salmon from mid June to August. Excellent accommodation is provided on the river overlooking the most productive pool - Laxfoss.

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Laxa in Kjos salmon river

LAXA IN KJOS

Laxa in Kjos is a classic example of the sort of salmon river that Iceland is world renown for. Beautiful crystal clear waters flowing over volcanic bed rock with a superb range of different pools provide exciting and varied fishing for the 10 rods that fish it. Located on the West coast of Iceland it is a quick drive from Reykjavik or the international airport. It also has good fishing for Brown Trout and Sea Trout.

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Langa salmon river

LANGA SALMON RIVER

The Langa is one of Iceland’s major salmon rivers with recent catches of 2-3,000 salmon per season. The river is fed by a large inland lake, Langavatn that ensures a very reliable water supply and can means that the Langa continues to fish well even in a dry summer. The river is average sized by Icelandic standards, is best fished with a single-handed rod, and comprises of 93 named pools. The Langa is a convenient drive of approx 1 hr 45 mins from Reykjavik.

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Langa salmon river

NORDURA SALMON RIVER

The Nordura is Iceland’s top producing natural salmon river with catch figures of almost 3,500 salmon in recent years. A medium to large river it is blessed with charchtersitics ranging from intimate tributary streams to a series of deep gorges, rapids, channels, wide sweeping pools all interspersed by visually spectacular waterfalls. With very easy access from Reykjavik, approx a 1hr 30 min drive, it is ideally suited to overseas anglers looking for a prolific and exciting 3 day fishing holiday in Iceland.

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FISHING IN ICELAND-TIPS, TECHNIQUES, OBSERVATIONS & ADVICE & WWMF FILM OF NORDURA & LANGA RIVERS 2011

To fish for salmon successfully in Iceland you need to understand the different attributes that these rivers have over other Atlantic Salmon locations. Fishing techniques, flies, seasons and general advice

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TOP TWENTY ICELANDIC SALMON RIVERS

There are approximately 110 salmon rivers in Iceland which during the 2010 season produced 75,500 salmon. About 75% of this total are caught from the top 30 rivers. The synopsis below provides a breakdown of what to expect at some of Iceland's top performing rivers.

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India Fishing Holidays: Mahseer Fishing In The Himalayas

Mahseer Fishing In India-General Information

MAHSEER FISHING IN INDIA-GENERAL INFORMATION

Understanding the Mahseer as well as the type and style of the fishing and the trips on offer is key to making the most of your vacation in India. This page will guide you through the sort of options available for anyone planning on booking a holiday.

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Saryu River Tent Camp & Float Trip

SARYU RIVER TENT CAMP & FLOAT TRIP

The Saryu River was the first Himalayan River where fly-fishermen in search of Mahseer focused on taming this elusive quarry. A simply majestic River where anglers stay in tented camps providing the colonial comforts of yesteryear.

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Ramganga River-Jim Corbett Tiger Reserve

RAMGANGA RIVER-JIM CORBETT TIGER RESERVE

The Ramganga camp sits on the very edge of the Jim Corbett Tiger Reserve and sanctuary with anglers fishing inside the reserve during their stay. The Ramganga river has exceptional clarity making it ideally suited to sight-fishing for Mahseer. Anglers stay in delightfully furnished cottages overlooking the River.

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the Upper Ganges

THE UPPER GANGES DRIFT

The Ganges is home to some if the biggest Mahseer to be found in the Himalayan Rivers. Anglers on the Upper Ganges will fish some exceptionally remote areas that can only be accessed by boat, drifting down the river, stopping to fish at all likely spots whilst the staff set camp each day as you progress down-river. Spinning gear is best suited to tackling the powerful waters of the Ganges but double-handed fly rods and fast sinking lines are also used.

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Ireland Fishing Holidays: Experience the charm of Ireland while fishing on some of Europe's finest rivers

Ireland Fishing: Salmon fishing on Lough Eriff

SALMON FISHING: RIVER ERIFF

lively streams with deep fish holding pools amidst superb wild Irish scenery. There are eight miles of angling water on the Eriff divided into nine beats, all of which are under the central control of the Western Regional Fisheries Board. The fishing is uncrowded with only 2 rods on most beats and a maximum of 3 on the remainder. Although primarily a Grilse fishery the recent abolition of drift nets in Ireland has helped boost the size of salmon running the system.

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Ireland Fishing: Trout fishing on Lough Corrib

TROUT FISHING: LOUGH CORRIB AND LOUGH MASK

The west of Ireland is blessed with large crystal-clear limestone loughs that support a massive population of wild brown trout. These trout are some of the fittest and strongest you will catch anywhere and fight far beyond their size. Your guide and host is the famous Lough Corrib fisherman, Basil Shields, who help you catch the trout of a lifetime.

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Ireland Boat Fishing: Boat fishing on Lough Erne and Lough Melvin

TROUT FISHING: LOUGH ERNE AND LOUGH MELVIN

The Fermanagh Lakeland is on of the most scenic areas of Ireland that not only provides some of the best wild trout fishing but also the chance of catching Atlantic salmon. This fishing package offers you not only the chance to enjoy some excellent fishing, accommodation and food, but also the opportunity to enjoy some of the hospitality that makes Ireland so famous.

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Ireland Fishing: Dollaghan Trout from the Sixmile River

TROUT FISHING: LOUGH NEAGH BROWN TROUT

Lough Neagh is the largest natural freshwater lake in the British Isles covering an area of 153 square miles. The rivers feeding Lough Neagh are where the visiting angler can catch the wild brown trout peculiar to this system, known as "the dollaghan". These wild trout can grow to over 10lbs and run the rivers to spawn from July onwards, much like sea trout.

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Ireland Fishing: Sea Trout Fishing on the River Bann

TROUT AND SALMON FISHING: THE CAUSEWAY COAST

The outstandingly beautiful Irish Causeway Coast offers the angler excellent fishing for a variety of fish species at very different venues. On the River Bann, between 2,000 to 3,000 salmon are caught on rod each year. Sea trout fishing is available at the estuary mouth as well as outstanding fly fishing for mullet. We offer very flexible packages to suit whatever type of Ireland fishing you seek.

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Ireland Boat Fishing: Boat fishing on Lough Conn Ireland

TROUT AND SALMON FISHING: LOUGH CONN & CULLIN

From wild brown trout to sea trout, from salmon to rainbow trout, this area of Mayo offers you it all, as well as some excellent sea fly fishing for bass and mullet. Lough Conn and Lough Cullin provide the visiting angler the chance to fish for superb wild fish on the fly and our guides will give you every chance of catching as many fish as possible by putting you in the best areas and advising you as to the best flies.

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SEATROUT AND SEA FLY FISHING: KERRY ANGLING PACKAGE

Close to 90% of all specimen sea trout caught in Ireland are taken from the Lough Currane. Our package offers you a chance to fish this famous lake. In addition, not so well known is the superb fly fishing that can be had in the sea for a number of truly wild fish namely Pollock, hard fighting Mullet and the elusive Bass. This is a new facet of fly fishing and is not for the faint hearted.

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Ireland Fishing: Salmon Fishing On Baronscourt Estate

SALMON FISHING: THE BARONSCOURT ESTATE

The River Mourne is believed to be one of the best salmon rivers in Europe and the famous "Snaa" beat produces more salmon per year than many well known beats elsewhere in Britain and Ireland. The Baronscourt Estate, the Duke of Abercorn's family home since 1612, provides an excellent backdrop of historical and architectural interest to your fly fishing adventure in Ireland.

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Ireland Fishing: Lough Inagh Lodge

TROUT FISHING: THE LOUGH INAGH LODGE

Lough Inagh fishery comprises of two outstandingly beautiful loughs, Inagh and Derryclare and a tumbling river at the top of the Ballynahinch system. It has long been famous for its sea trout, which are again happily on the increase. The system is at the heart of Connemara which offers the visitor spectacular scenery as well as fishing, golf, shooting, hill climbing, pony trekking or just relaxing.

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Ireland Fishing: Salmon Fishing on the River Moy

SALMON FISHING: THE MOUNT FALCON COUNTRY HOUSE

Located beside the famous River Moy, between Foxford and Ballina, the Mount Falcon Country House Hotel opens its doors in July 2006. This beautiful country house hotel offers access to two miles of private double bank salmon fishing on one of the best salmon rivers in all Ireland. Given its location, it has a constant flow of fresh salmon throughout the season.

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Kenya Fishing Holidays

Trout Fishing: The Rutundu Log Cabins

TROUT FISHING: THE RUTUNDU LOG CABINS

If you want to try something really different or add a little variety to a Kenyan Safari then you should consider a trip to the log cabins at Lake Rutundu on the slopes of Mount Kenya. The air up here is so clean and thin that you will initially find yourself gasping for breath. The location is breathtakingly remote, the log cabins seductively cosy and the fishing experience totally unique.

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Mongolia Fishing Holidays: fly fishing for Giant Taimen up to 75 pounds

Taimen Fishing: The Sweetwater Lodge Mongolia

TAIMEN FISHING: THE SWEETWATER LODGE

The Sweetwater Lodge offers a wonderful cultural and sporting experience for today’s angler. This lodge provides you with the opportunity to step backwards in time where people still move to the rhythms of the seasons, the landscapes are still unbroken, and rivers are filled with the world’s largest salmonid - the Giant Taimen.

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Montana Fishing Holidays: fly fishing for trout in the big sky country

Montana Fly Fishing: The Harrison Homestead Lodge Montana

TROUT FISHING: THE HARRISON HOMESTEAD

The Harrison Homestead is situated in the heart of Montana’s blue ribbon trout water. The lodge is located on the banks of the Yellowstone River with over a mile of river frontage. The Yellowstone River is the United State's longest free-flowing river and offers over two hundred miles of prime Montana fly fishing.

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New Zealand Fishing Holidays: brown and rainbow trout fishing at its best

New Zealand – Bespoke Safari Fishing Trips

BESPOKE SAFARI FISHING TRIPS New WhereWiseMenFish destinations

The Safari provides anglers with a super flexible and very mobile, exploration style trip through areas of the South Island of New Zealand that few people get to see. It is generally suited to the angler who does not mind getting his hands dirty and helping out. The dividend for this is paid in access to the best fishing available.

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New Zealand – Owen River Lodge

BROWN TROUT: OWEN RIVER LODGE

New Zealand has developed a reputation for having some, if not the best, sighted fishing for trout in the world. Rivers that run "Gin clear" are the norm, so much so that appearances can be truly deceptive. What at first glance might appear to be a 5lb Trout resting in 12 inches of water can suddenly become the magical 10lb fish in 3 ft of water. Combined with a lodge of 5 star comfort and activities to suit non-fishers it is a fantastic couples destination.

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Norway Fishing Holidays

Norway Fly Fishing

NORWAY GENERAL INFORMATION & RIVERS.

Norway is home to what was probably the largest Atlantic Salmon ever to have been discovered. In years gone by fish have been caught that dwarf the British rod caught record fish of 64lbs and substantially larger fish have been found and recovered from nets. Today the story is no different with opportunities to catch some very large fish from a number of Norwegian rivers.

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Winsnes Salmon Fishing Lodge

GAULA RIVER SALMON FISHING – WINSNES BEAT

The Winsnes Salmon Fishing Lodge unquestionably offers some of the best fly-fishing water on the Gaula. Two of the best beats on the river, Flaskholen and Mallum Winsnes have been combined to provide 4 consecutive kms of double-bank fly-fishing only water including the legendary Kroken Pool. There are 9 beats fished by 5 pairs of anglers. Anglers have excellent accommodation at Stortsu Winsnes farmhouse hosted by Matt Hayes and his wife Anne-Marit Winsnes

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Norway Fly Fishing: Upper Namsen

THE NAMSEN RIVER - UPPER NAMSEN FISHING

Second only to the Alta in terms of reputation the Namsen has some truly magnificent fishing and fly-water. One of the most powerful rivers in Norway it also has a reputation for providing some of the largest fish. In 2004 it produced a salmon of 53 lbs.

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Norway Fly Fishing: The Aunun Lodge

GAULA RIVER – THE NORWEGIAN FLY-FISHERS CLUB

One of the most widely known rivers in Norway and for very good reason. The Gaula is a medium to large river with very healthy runs of Atlantic Salmon. During the early season the average salmon weight can be as much as 22lbs whilst in July the Salmon range from 15-22lbs. With a rotational beat system in operation anglers get to experience the fishing over a wide range of pools and runs all ideally suitable for the fly-fisherman.

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Norway Fly Fishing: The Aunun Lodge

SALMON FISHING: ORKLA RIVER – AUNAN BEAT

The Orkla River is one of Norway’s best salmon rivers and the stretch at Aunan provides some of the most enchanting fly-fishing water available. If the river is seductive then the same can be said for the surroundings in equal measure. Nestled into a tranquil but steeply sloped valley, surrounded by mature woodland and well kept farms and secluded from major roads or railways this is as much a retreat as it is a great salmon river.

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Norway Fly Fishing: The Aunun Lodge

SALMON FISHING: STJØRDAL RIVER – HEMBRE GÅRD

The Stjørdal River, like most rivers in the Central Norway region, is well known for its big salmon and every year a good number of 15-20 kilo salmon are caught. Early June is the right time for the challenging 40-pounders on the lower parts of the river – coming in fresh from the sea. There are normally good runs of medium size salmon and grilse during July and well into August.

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Norway Fly Fishing: The Nygard  Estate

SALMON FISHING: NYGARD ESTATE - SURNA RIVER

The Surna is one of the county’s three longest rivers with the most stable fishing to be found in the 20 kilometres or so between the Harrang power station and the village of Skei. The Nygard estate runs in the midst of this stretch with the Advocate pool being recognized as one of the best holding spots on the river. The biggest rod caught salmon ever recorded on the Surma is 26.5 Kilos, with a number of 17 or 18 Kilo salmon caught in different parts of the river every year.

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Poland Fishing Holidays

Poland Fishing: The San River

TROUT FISHING: THE SAN RIVER

The San River in southeast Poland has some of the finest river trout and grayling fishing surviving in old Europe. Running off the border country between Ukraine, Slovakia and southeast Poland, and the enormous, pristine Bieszczady National Park, the San River and its many tributaries make up hundreds of kilometres of fishable waters. The San is densely populated by grayling, from the dams at Lake Solina all the way to the confluence with Poland's largest river, the Vistula.

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Russia Fishing Holidays: Experience the last undiscovered wilderness of fly fishing

General info & hosted trips

Kharlovka Tundra Salmon & Trout Rafting Programme

KHARLOVKA TUNDRA SALMON & TROUT RAFTING PROGRAMME

The nature of this expedition means that it is only suitable for seasoned and intrepid anglers. It is a true wilderness experience and you will be fishing, rafting and sleeping in areas that will rarely ever have born witness to humans let alone fishermen. Individuals must be self-sufficient, possess a strong sense of adventure and be open to potential adversities.

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Russia's Kola Peninsula-The Best Atlantic Salmon Fishing Rivers in the World

RUSSIA'S KOLA PENINSULA: THE BEST ATLANTIC SALMON FISHING RIVERS IN THE WORLD

The Kola Peninsula is a unique environment in which to fish. It encompasses simply a long list of the best Salmon fishing Rivers in the world: Kharlovka, Litza, Rynda, Kola, Ponoi, Varzina, Yokanga, Varzuga and Umba as well as numerous smaller rivers and tributaries. A general introduction to the fishing, its allure and the 'WhereWiseMenFish Rivers' we love and have comprehensive knowledge of.

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Kharlovka, Litza, Rynda-Three Rivers Programme

KHARLOVKA, LITZA, RYNDA-THREE RIVERS PROGRAMME

A unparalleled opportunity to fish what must be considered three of the most charismatic Salmon rivers available. Based at the main Kharlovka Camp guests will venture forth to spend two days each fishing the Kharlovka, Litza and Rynda Rivers.

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The rivers

Atlantic Salmon fishing on Kharlovka & Litza Rivers

ATLANTIC SALMON FISHING: KOLA PENINSULAR - KHARLOVKA & LITZA RIVERS

There are few rivers which have quite the kudos of the Atlantic Salmon fishing on offer at both the Kharlovka & Litza Rivers. The Litza is frequently referred to as the ultimate Salmon River consisting of waterfalls, gorge and huge Salmon. The Kharlovka River fished in conjunction with the Litza is the location of the main camp has one of the best home pools in existence and an equal share of 30-40lb + Atlantic Salmon.

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Atlantic Salmon fishing on Rynda & Zolotoya Rivers

ATLANTIC SALMON FISHING: KOLA PENINSULAR - RYNDA & ZOLOTOYA RIVERS

The Rynda could be likened to an exquisite medium sized Scottish Highland River. Home of Peter Power, founder of the Atlantic Salmon Reserve and catering for just 12 guests it is a fishing lodge where exclusivity is combined with simply outstanding service. The river has very strong runs of sizeable MSW Salmon up to and beyond 40lbs whilst being augmented by an equally healthy runs of grilse. Combined with the Zolotoya the Rynda is a true fisherman's river.

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